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Queries field value for given position in result.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
FM FMSQL 5.1 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "FM.SQL.Field"; SQLref; Row; Column )   More


Parameter Description Example value
SQLref The reference number returned by FM.SQL.Execute function. $SQLRef
Row The row number from 0 to FM.SQL.RowCount-1. $row
Column The column number from 0 to FM.SQL.FieldCount-1. $col


Returns value or error.


Queries field value for given position in result.
Native data type is preserved so this function can returns styled text, number, time, date, timestamp and container.


Query field values:

Set Variable [$sql; Value:MBS( "FM.SQL.Execute"; ""; "select * from Clients")]
# query first field of first row:
Set Variable [$value; MBS( "FM.SQL.Field"; $sql; 0; 0 )
# query other field
Set Variable [$value; MBS( "FM.SQL.Field"; $sql; $row; $col )
Set Variable [$r; MBS( "FM.SQL.Release"; $sql )

See also

Example Databases

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FileMaker Magazin

Created 18th April 2015, last changed 1st March 2019

FM.SQL.Execute   -   FM.SQL.FieldCount

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